Representatives from Fatherhood Ohio present Senator Beagle with their Leadership Award in recognition of his dedicated and effective leadership in advancing the institution of fatherhood. Senator Beagle serves as chairman of the Ohio Fatherhood Commission, which aims to enhance the well-being of Ohio's children by providing opportunities for fathers to become better parents, partners and providers.
Representatives from Fatherhood Ohio present Senator Beagle with their Leadership Award in recognition of his dedicated and effective leadership in advancing the institution of fatherhood. Senator Beagle serves as chairman of the Ohio Fatherhood Commission, which aims to enhance the well-being of Ohio's children by providing opportunities for fathers to become better parents, partners and providers.
 Senator Beagle tours Jet Express Trucking Company in Dayton, Ohio
Senator Beagle tours Jet Express Trucking Company in Dayton, Ohio
 Senator Bill Beagle is joined by Tippecanoe's Jay Bell today at the Ohio Statehouse
Senator Bill Beagle is joined by Tippecanoe's Jay Bell today at the Ohio Statehouse
Senator Beagle honors Ben Sullivan, 2016 Division III wrestling state champion, and his family on the floor of the Ohio Senate
Senator Beagle honors Ben Sullivan, 2016 Division III wrestling state champion, and his family on the floor of the Ohio Senate
 Members of the House and Senate convene during a joint legislative committee meeting held at the Ohio State Fair.
Members of the House and Senate convene during a joint legislative committee meeting held at the Ohio State Fair.
 Senator Beagle recognizes the New Madison Tri-Village High School Boys Basketball team today for winning the Division IV state championship in March.
Senator Beagle recognizes the New Madison Tri-Village High School Boys Basketball team today for winning the Division IV state championship in March.
Senator Beagle and Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa speak with business owners in Piqua County about how the state's recent tax changes can help them grow their operations and invest in their workers.
Senator Beagle and Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa speak with business owners in Piqua County about how the state's recent tax changes can help them grow their operations and invest in their workers.
 Senator Beagle honors Special Olympics winners.
Senator Beagle honors Special Olympics winners.
 Senator Beagle honors Special Olympics winners.
Senator Beagle honors Special Olympics winners.
Senator Beagle Honors the Tippecanoe High School Cross Country Team on their Division II State Championship
Senator Beagle Honors the Tippecanoe High School Cross Country Team on their Division II State Championship
 Senator Beagle and Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa speak with business owners in Piqua County about how the state's recent tax changes can help them grow their operations and invest in their workers.
Senator Beagle and Ohio Tax Commissioner Joe Testa speak with business owners in Piqua County about how the state's recent tax changes can help them grow their operations and invest in their workers.
 Senator Beagle paddled alongside representatives from the Miami Conservancy District on Friday to explore new improvements along the downtown riverfront
Senator Beagle paddled alongside representatives from the Miami Conservancy District on Friday to explore new improvements along the downtown riverfront
Senator Beagle stands with students from the Dayton Early College Academy after their presentation on the legislative process at the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Beagle stands with students from the Dayton Early College Academy after their presentation on the legislative process at the Ohio Statehouse.
 Dayton Unit NAACP President Derrick L. Foward, Claudia L. Mason, Shemaya Wingard, Thyiel Caldwell, and State Senator Bill Beagle who recognized the community's newest NAACP chapter.
Dayton Unit NAACP President Derrick L. Foward, Claudia L. Mason, Shemaya Wingard, Thyiel Caldwell, and State Senator Bill Beagle who recognized the community's newest NAACP chapter.
 Senator Beagle receives the Public Sector Leader Award presented by Chris Jones, board chair for the Greater Ohio Policy Center.
Senator Beagle receives the Public Sector Leader Award presented by Chris Jones, board chair for the Greater Ohio Policy Center.
Senator Beagle accepts Legislator of the Year award from the Governor's Council on People with Disabilities
Senator Beagle accepts Legislator of the Year award from the Governor's Council on People with Disabilities
 Senator Beagle (middle) presents a resolution honoring the Troy girls bowling team on their state championship
Senator Beagle (middle) presents a resolution honoring the Troy girls bowling team on their state championship
 Senator Beagle receives the "Andrew Carnegie Award" from the Ohio Library Council
Senator Beagle receives the "Andrew Carnegie Award" from the Ohio Library Council
As part of opening ceremonies for the 129th General Assembly, Bill Beagle is sworn in as Senator for the 5th Senate District.
As part of opening ceremonies for the 129th General Assembly, Bill Beagle is sworn in as Senator for the 5th Senate District.
 Senator Beagle looks over testimony during a meeting of the Senate Education Committee.
Senator Beagle looks over testimony during a meeting of the Senate Education Committee.
 Senator Beagle testifies in committee on his bill to better protect the personal information of a minor.
Senator Beagle testifies in committee on his bill to better protect the personal information of a minor.
Senator Beagle speaks with area students participating in the Ohio Youth in Government Program at the Statehouse.
Senator Beagle speaks with area students participating in the Ohio Youth in Government Program at the Statehouse.
 Senator Beagle speaks with students from his district during their visit to the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Beagle speaks with students from his district during their visit to the Ohio Statehouse.
 Senator Beagle (R - Tipp City) attends the unveiling of a Target School Library Makeover at Valerie Pre K-8 School.
Senator Beagle (R - Tipp City) attends the unveiling of a Target School Library Makeover at Valerie Pre K-8 School.
Senator Beagle attends a press conference for Ag-Link legislation.  He is joined by fellow legislators.
Senator Beagle attends a press conference for Ag-Link legislation. He is joined by fellow legislators.
 
 

State Senator Bill Beagle is serving his second term in the Ohio Senate, representing all or part of Darke, Miami, Montgomery and Preble Counties.  He serves as the Chairman of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Workforce.  Beagle’s years of experience in both local government and small business have helped make him a leader in his community and an effective advocate for the people he represents.

 

 
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Senate Bill 23, sponsored by Senators Bill Beagle and Dave Burke took effect March, 20 2015. The law modifies state law for adoptions that were effective between January 1, 1964, and September 18, 1996. Now 400,000 adoptees can gain access to birth certificates and adoption records.
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12.01.16 - Senate Agriculture Committee Approves Bill Named After Dayton Woman Killed By Neighbors' Vicious Dog

 

"The Senate Agriculture Committee’s approval of the Klonda Richey Act is encouraging news for Ohioans living in fear for their family's safety because of dangerous animals in their neighborhoods," said Beagle. "I am hopeful that this legislation will receive favorable support from my colleagues on the floor of the Ohio Senate."

 
 

11.10.16 - Honoring Ohio's Veterans

 

Among the millions of American military veterans we honor today is John Moore, Sr. of Dayton. Moore, who heroically served in World War II, was drafted into the Army in 1943. During his time of service he climbed to through the ranks in the 2261st Quartermaster Trucking Company stationed in Bangladesh.

 
 

10.20.16 - Guest Column: Has Ohio Conquered The Third Frontier?

 

Ohio Third frontier is helping to transform our regional and state economy by creating an ecosystem that supports innovation and entrepreneurship. Building on Ohio's history of invention and creativity, businesses are revolutionizing everything from information technology to healthcare to advanced manufacturing. This month, Third Frontier Commissioners and the Administration will meet to begin considering what lies ahead for the program. The questions before Ohioans and its policymakers is not simply "what's next?", but rather "what's possible?"

 
 

10.18.16 - Senator Beagle Named Legislator Of The Year For Efforts Improving The Lives Of Ohioans With Disabilities

 

“I am truly honored for this recognition," said Senator Beagle. "I'd like to commend the members of the GCPD for their tireless efforts to ensure that legislators are made aware of the issues affecting Ohioans with disabilities. Your voices are being heard and together we will continue to remove barriers and create new opportunities that allow all Ohioans to reach their God-given potential."

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Senate District 5

 
Counties: Darke (part), Miami, Montgomery (part), Preble
 

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Senate Building
1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-6247
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Background

 
Hometown : Tipp City
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2011; Tipp City Councilman 2003-2009


Current Term : Expires December 2018 / Not eligible to run for another four-year term